King William III Charger

King William III Charger

Catalogue No: D023

£ 13950.00

Description:

A London Delft royal portrait blue dash charger, decorated with the standing figure of King William III dressed in coronation robes,  holding a sceptre & orb. Inscribed 'WR' flanked by stylised trees above striped yellow and green ground within a border of blue dashes.

 

Circa 1690

 

Approx - 13.5 inches (340mm) dia.

 

In very good condition with typical minor paint/glaze losses and a hairline crack, about 10mm through rim at 4 O'clock.

 

For a similar charger see: Lipski Archer  Dated English Delftware  page 35 plate 84 

 

For a colour version and further information, see M Archer 'Delftware' page 12 plate A.14

 

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